Category Archives: Personal

A Second First Father’s Day

Last year, around this time, I waxed sentimental about the loss of my own father and how I was very much looking forward to, finally, becoming a father myself. Now that my son is here, and has been for nine … Continue reading

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The ‘Akira Project’ Trailer

Hollywood has been trying to make a live-action version of the classic anime and manga Akira for a long time. They should just let these guys do it. Sure, this trailer isn’t exactly a trailer, nor is it without a … Continue reading

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A New Episode of The Flickcast

Hey, I do a podcast. You probably already know that. But if you don’t, forgot for some reason or are trapped under something heavy with nothing to do but listen to podcasts, I thought it would be a good idea … Continue reading

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This Is How I Feel Some Mornings

Actually, I can feel this way pretty much anytime the coffee is gone. I like coffee. I need coffee — frequently and in large quantities. Perhaps I have a problem? No, YOU have a problem. Wait … sorry. At least … Continue reading

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How Apple Are You?

It should be no surprise to anyone (at least anyone paying attention) I’m an Apple fan. I like the company and I like the company’s products. Quite a bit, in fact. I like Apple’s products so much I’ve amassed a … Continue reading

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Rethinking Facebook

Like many of you, I have a personal Facebook page. It’s right here. I also have one for The Flickcast. That’s right here. I do spend some time on Facebook interacting with a few friends. I don’t spend as much … Continue reading

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Analog Tools In a Digital World

There’s no doubt we live in a digital world. Pretty much anything and everything can be found online, and more often than not, we create or consume content via a digital device like an iPad, a smartphone, a computer or … Continue reading

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Happy (Soon to Be) 50th ‘Star Trek’

As my friend and The Flickcast podcast co-host Joe Dilworth pointed out recently, it was supposedly about 50 years ago (on or about March 11) that Star Trek creator Gene Roddenberry first put pen to paper (or fingers to typewriter) … Continue reading

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D&D Turned 40 This Weekend

In case you didn’t know, the venerable-yet-shows-no-sign-of-slowing-down RPG Dungeons & Dragons turned 40 over the weekend. No, I wasn’t in line to grab it when it first came out. Although I was, in fact, alive. I did, however, start to … Continue reading

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This Supergirl Fan Film Is Worth a Look

It’s become somewhat of a tradition around here. That is to say I like to bring interesting videos I find out there on the Interwebs to your attention. Frequently. Well, as frequently as I can now that I’m also Mr. … Continue reading

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